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The Tattooed Girl’s contributor, Karin Alfredsson, is profiled in the Christian Science Monitor

“Violence against women between 15 and 44 years worldwide causes more deaths and injuries than cancer – more than traffic accidents, malaria and war combined.” Karin Alfredsson, a Swedish author and expert on issues associated with violence against women, is … Continue reading

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Stieg Larsson and the Monsters Within

Crime fiction is violent and cruel by definition and Larsson hewed faithfully to the tradition: Arch-criminals commit torture and murder and they traffic in women. The heroine is raped. Someone dies in a fiery car crash; another is left to … Continue reading

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